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2006 Rampage 38 Express

Cape May, New Jersey


2006 Rampage 38 Express


This 38 Rampage is a fine example of a diesel express fisherman that’s ready to conquer the canyons. The current owner of “MEAT WAGON” is a two-boat owner and ready for this one to be sold. The low hour CAT C9s are a efficient and provide a comfortable cruise local fishing grounds. She has received a new set of Simrad of electronics and recent service. Let’s make this the next 38 Rampage sold!

  • New Simrad electronics
  • Low hour CAT C9S with services
  • Two boat owner ready to sell
  • Fast and efficient


Wilson Yachts is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by United Yacht Sales - New Jersey.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Meat Wagon
Make: Rampage
Model: 38 Express
Year: 2006
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Builder: Rampage
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: RPGCA216E506
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 38 ft / 11.58 m
Length Overall: 39'6 ft / 12.04 m
Beam: 13'8 ft / 4.17 m
Max Draft: 3'6 ft / 1.07 m
Cabin Headroom: 7 ft / 2.13 m
Dry Weight: 24,000 lb
Deadrise: 19 °
Single Berths: 4
Cabins Count: 1

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: CAT
  • Model: C9
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 510hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2006
  • Engine Hours: 2600
  • Engine Location: Port
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: CAT
  • Model: C9
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 510hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Year: 2006
  • Engine Hours: 2600
  • Engine Location: Starboard
Total Engine Power: 1,020hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 500 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 60 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 39 gal


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Trim Tabs: Yes
Boat Class: Saltwater Fishing, Cruisers
More Info : Manufacturer Website

Vessel Walkthrough

The 38’ Rampage is a handsomely styled boat with a wide beam and exceptional seakeeping ability. She has a centerline helm with “L” shaped lounge seating on the bridge deck. Her cockpit is large And features a transom live well, built in freezer, bait prep area and ample tackle storage. Below decks is an “U”  shaped lounge that converts into a berth suitable for two guests. Forward is the master stateroom and adjoining master head, complete with stall shower. There is ample headroom below decks and plenty of cabinets, storage and a galley area.

Main Salon:

  • Teak hardwood flooring
  • U-Shaped lounge that converts to double berth
  • Flat screen TV
  • Satellite TV receiver
  • Entertainment center with DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Storage lockers
  • Four opening port Lights
  • Beautiful cherry wood interior
  • Air conditioning


  • U-Shaped lounge
  • Cherry wood hi-lo table
  • Storage compartments below dinette cushions
  • Storage compartments and drawers
  • Built in Microwave/convection oven
  • Corian counter top
  • Coffee maker
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Two burner ceramic range top
  • Built in refrigerator/freezer

Master Stateroom:

  • Double berth mattress and storage beneath
  • Under berth storage drawers
  • Cedar lined hanging locker
  • (3) Overhead storage cabinets
  • Storage drawer
  • Sharp Aquos 15" LCD TV
  • (3) Rod holders
  • Forward mirror
  • Privacy curtain
  • Overhead Bomar hatch with Oceanair sliding screen and shade


  • Cherry wood vanity with storage cabinet and sink
  • Framed mirror
  • Shower stall with circular acrylic sliding shower door and handheld shower
  • Ventilation fan Solid cherry wood door
  • Overhead Bomar hatch with Oceanair screen/shade
  • Opening portlight with screen

Deck / Cockpit:

  • Pompanette ladder back companion chair with cushions
  • Pomponette leaning post in cockpit
  • L-Shaped cushioned lounge seating with storage below
  • Centerline helm console with tilting Edson stainless steel wheel with control knob
  • Tackle storage compartment
  • Sliding bi-fold hatch with acrylic lockable cabin door
  • Ice maker on helm
  • Chart compartment with clear acrylic cover
  • Cruisair 16,000 BTU reverse cycle air conditioning unit
  • Anodized aluminum windshield with electrically actuated center vent
  • 4-Sided Enclosure
  • Glendenning cable master
  • Rupp double spreader outriggers
  • Fresh/raw water wash down
  • Live well
  • Under water lights

Electronics and Helm:

All Simrad electronics were replaced 2020.

  • Twin Simrad NSS 12" touch screen multi function display
  • Simrad Halo Pulse Compression Open Array Radar
  • Simrad AP44 Autopilot
  • Fusion MSAV750 Stereo
  • (2) Icom IC-M506 VHF transceiver with remote mic
  • Ritchie compass
  • SmartCraft engine display
  • ACR spotlight remote control search light control
  • ZF Mathers electronic control head 

Engine Details and Mechanical Equipment:

  • CAT C9 with 2,600 hours
  • ZF transmissions
  • Onan 9 Kw generator
  • ZF reduction gears with 1.78:1 ratios and trolling valves
  • (2) Separ SWK 2000 10D fuel filters (main engines)
  • Separ 2000 5D fuel filter (generator)
  • ZF Mathers electronic controls
  • Oil change system
  • Seastar hydraulic steering system
  • Tides dripless shaft seals
  • Cruisair reverse cycle air conditioning, (2) compressors, 30,000 BTU total
  • 11-Gallon stainless steel water heater
  • Bronze rudders
  • Bronze struts
  • Bennett hydraulic trim tabs
  • Fireboy automatic halon fire suppression system
  • (4) Rule 12V automatic manual bilge pumps
  • 12V Sump pump
  • 12V Macerator pump
Broker's Comments

The MEAT WAGON is ready to go fishing with its CAT C9 engines and updated electronics.

Her current owner is a two-boat owner and ready for this to be sold!

Present all reasonable offers!

Mechanical Disclaimer

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.


The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel.  A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated.  This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice.

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